old english game bantams

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by sheds, Jan 29, 2013.

  1. sheds

    sheds Out Of The Brooder

    for showing these birds do the combs have to be cut off or does it matter. Alot seem to be....is this just the owners preferance ?
     
  2. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    Male birds over a year old have to be dubbed. (dubbed = comb cut)

    Chris
     
  3. sheds

    sheds Out Of The Brooder

    Thanks Chris, at what age is best to cut them off ? can older rooster's be done ? guessing mine is about 3 yrs old
     
  4. sheds

    sheds Out Of The Brooder

    bump
     
  5. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    [FONT=Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif]I dub at 7 to 8 mounts but have done older birds.
    Note don't dub in the summer. (the blood is thin then)
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    g Chris g
     
  6. gardengoats11

    gardengoats11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What size leg bands are needed for OEG? Any suggestions where I can get leg bands?
     

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